[Beowulf] HPC demonstrations

Joe Landman landman at scalableinformatics.com
Tue Feb 10 08:20:35 PST 2015

On 02/10/2015 05:52 AM, John Hearns wrote:
> I am giving an internal talk tomorrow, a lightweight introduction to HPC.
> Can anyone suggest any demonstrations of HPC which I could give –
> something visual?

Astronomers tend to have the coolest video from simulations

"How to blow up a star"

"Colliding galaxies for fun and profit"
(you can let them know this is happening to us right now with Andromeda)

"Ripping stars apart"

"Fast bubbles"

> Or are there any videos I could pick up from somewhere?

> I ahad thought on showing an H-bomb test video from Youtube, and saying
> “Well, you aran’t allowed to do that any more”
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